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Graduation Day: 6 Steps to Create Face-Framing Layers

Sam Villa demonstrates how to achieve beautifully soft layers in a haircut.

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HOW-TO: Versatile Long Layered Dry Haircut

SEVEN haircare Partner Educator, Roshan Tayefemohajer, shares a versatile long-layer dry cutting technique that can be adapted for coarse or fine hair and various lengths.

Layering Fine Hair? It Can Be Done!

Andrew Carruthers, Director of Education for Sam Villa, shares tips for cutting layers into fine hair that respects the hair type and yields maximum texture without sacrificing density.

Getting Balanced - Tips From A Master Cutter

Andrew Caruthers shares tips for getting balanced layers.

Razor Cutting 101 - To Razor or not to Razor?

Razor cutting can be a valuable skill as a hairstylist - and it can add a lot of "effects" that traditional shears cannot do.According to Master Razor Cutter Nick Arrojo and NaturallyCurly.com, using a razor helps add more ...

Scruples Symposium 2016: Katie Nielsen's Tips for Cutting and Styling Long Layers and Wispy Texture

Katie Nielsen, Scruples Design Team member, demonstrated cutting and styling techniques from the new Scruples collections set to launch in 2016 during her Collection Cut and Style presentation at Scruples Symposium. The name of the game for the ...

How-To: Long, Layered Cut by Ruth Roche

The next time a client requests an updated look, but is not comfortable with a radical change, think long, sexy layers. Adding layers is one of the easiest ways to update any look, building volume, texture and movement. Ruth Roche, artistic ...

6 Tips to Perfect Layering

"One of the most difficult haircuts to maintain consistency is a layered haircut," says cutting and style master Sam Villa."Hairdressers and consumers alike often misunderstand the term ‘layering,’" Villa says. ...

Dual Identity

The 2014 pixie was all the rage and suited so many women. But what do you do with that client who has decided to grow out her short hair, but still wants something fashionable? Sam Villa has the answer.As anyone who has worked with him knows, ...

HOW-TO: Long-Layered Hair Cut and Fringe Style

Kimemily Pham, stylist at Excellent Hair Salon in Fremont, California created sophisticated, classy, long layers for her client, Renelle.